The course is included in these curricula and study modules

Level/category

General studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

2

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give insights in management accounting with emphasis on calculating, internal processes and performance measurement

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to - explain the starting points and instruments of management control - calculate using different product costing methods -explain performance measurement methods and balanced scorecard -assess the opportunities and risks of different calculating methods and management approaches

Course contents

Management control in small and medium enterprises Products and internal processes in a strategic context Cost assignment and reporting Activity based costing and internal processes

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Financial Planning

Previous course names

none

Additional information

none

Recommended or required reading

Ax-Johansson-Kullvén: Den nya ekonomistyrningen, 2009 or later, Block 1-3 and 8-9

Study activities

  • Lectures - 15 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 30 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 48 hours
  • Individual studies - 40 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: - mandatory assignments during the course - exam - mandatory attendance at presentations

Teacher

Backas Bror

Examiner

Backas Bror

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2015-07-30

Assessment methods

  • 2014-12-17 - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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